Commodore's Scuttlebutt February 22, 2019


We are pleased to invite Members to HIYC's formal / semi-formal event of the year! 

This event will be 21+. Wear your dancing shoes! The band will be rocking and the disco ball sparkling!
Members may purchase tickets online no later than next Saturday February 23rd for $10.00 or procrastinate and purchase the tickets at the door for $20.00. Members wishing to purchase a ticket for a non-member guest may do so either online for $15.00 or $20 at the door.

Beer, wine, and our Blue Hawaii drink will be provided! Please bring anything else you wish to enjoy.

Heavy appetizers provided including shrimp cocktail, beef tenderloin, fruit / veggie / cheese trays, chocolate covered strawberries, and mini cheesecakes.

Ticket LINK:

The Band Link 1:
The Band Link 2:

The $10 ticket deadline is tomorrow Saturday 2/23.
Be sure and get your tickets today. We need volunteers from 10:00 am to 1:00 PM on the day of the event. Contact Ashley Evans at to volunteer. 



The Schmid Frostbite Series will have the final race on Sunday.



Mardi Gras Regatta Cancelled
The decision was made to cancel tomorrow's Mardi Gras regatta due to severe thunderstorms in the forecast.   

Friday evening March 15th we will have a special guest speaking at the club.
Chris DiCroce is an Amazon bestselling author, sailor, and online educator. He has been featured in Sail Magazine, The Waterway Guide, Spinsheet Magazine, and various other magazines and podcasts. He spent 6 years cruising various parts of the U.S. and the Western Caribbean with his wife and dog, and 2 years traveling through Guatemala and Mexico. To learn more about Chris and his travels, visit .
The title of Chris's talk will be
You Gotta Go To Know: How a one year sailing sabbatical turned into a 7 year journey of transformation and discovery.
Check out for more information
Rick and Kathleen are selling their paddle board along with the boat rack. For more information click on this link: 
Please send your proof of insurance and boat registration to your dock Admiral before the next board meeting on March 12th.